more new "old sayings"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sun Sep 25 15:38:54 UTC 2011

Connie Schultz, journalist, interviewed on CNN: "I love that saying about
resentment, 'You drink the poison, and you expect the other person to

She also cited another "saying," : "It's not what they call you; it's what
you answer to."

BONUS: "is"

Ron Susskind to Howard Kurtz: "The fact is is, Howie, is that..."

Stammer? Or straw in the wind? (It didn't sound like a classic stammer, but
that's only my opinion.)


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

The American Dialect Society -

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